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Smart downloader for Reddit hosted videos

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Smart downloader for Reddit hosted videos


  • Download local hosted videos with audio.

  • Bypass bot detection.

  • Ability to decide quality.

  • Requires only requests library.


redvid requires Python 3.

Use pip to install the package from PyPI:

pip install redvid

Or, install the latest version of the package from GitHub:

pip install git+


Using redvid to download a video:

from redvid import Downloader

reddit = Downloader()

video_url = input('Enter video url: ')


Here are a few sample tests:

Installing FFmpeg


(restart your pc after applying these steps)


sudo apt install ffmpeg

Mac OS:

  • install Homebrew:

    /usr/bin/ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL"

  • Then:

    $ brew install ffmpeg


  • Rename downloaded videos to OP name.
  • Download gifs and pictures.
  • ...


Please contribute! If you want to fix a bug, suggest improvements, or add new features to the project, just open an issue or send me a pull request.

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